Opportunities for those interested in a career in sales will find that sales advisor jobs are available in a huge number of businesses and industries. The skills needed to succeed in sales are basically the same whether the product is consumer products, business to business, digital media, homes or contractor products. Successful candidates will enjoy interacting and building relationships with customers and clients. They know their product line well and can offer expert level advice. In many cases, they will have thorough knowledge of their clients’ business needs. Most sales advisors work on a commission or base salary plus commission basis. Many companies welcome first time candidates.